If you're going through a change in your life, or a difficult process like limb loss, it's always helpful to find out about other people who have been through a similar experience. In this section there are many stories from amputees and carers from all backgrounds, all ages and all types of limb loss. These fascinating accounts have been shared to help new and potential amputees come to terms with their loss.
Here many amputees share their stories of limb loss and rehabilitation. Whether the amputation was from trauma, road trauma, diabetes, vascular problems, illness and cancer or congenital problems, there is a story from most types of limb loss. These fascinating accounts have been shared here to help new and potential amputees come to terms with their loss by seeing there are many others in a similar position. Read more about Amputees' stories
Hearing about other people who have been through similar experiences is always helpful. Read stories written by the carers of different types of amputee, what happened in their situation and how they coped. Read more about Caregivers' stories